Welcome http://wallstreetrebel.com/index Wall Street Rebel RSS Feed en-us Thu, 15 Oct 2015 02:35:09 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2015 02:35:09 -0400 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Structure CMS 5.0 editor@wallstreetrebel.com (Wall Street Rebel Editor) cpernice@psycloneinc.com (Christopher Pernice) China Turns A Corner Here? http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/china-turns-a-corner-here The chart of China via FXI is starting to improve nicely. This is happening just as the trade war with China is easing from a potential full out war. Coincidence? Tue, 22 May 2018 23:11:03 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/china-turns-a-corner-here The Week Ahead For May 21st-25th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-may-21st-25th Geopolitical and Fiscal Events. Monday sees Federal Reserve Atlanta President Raphael Bostic speak at 12;15 p.m. EDT, then at 2:15 Philadelphia President Patrick Harker and finally Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari at 5:30 p.m. EDT. Wednesday sees FOMC Meeting Minute out at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Thursday sees ... Mon, 21 May 2018 07:50:09 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-may-21st-25th Chart Of The Week: TLT http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/chart-of-the-week-tlt The Chart of The Week is a really important chart. The yield on the long end of the Treasury duration curve has been rising since April. Fri, 18 May 2018 13:17:32 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/chart-of-the-week-tlt How News Has Evolved From 1986 To Present http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/how-news-has-evolved-from-1986-to-present When I began my career 32 years ago this July, things were SO simple. News delivered to trading desks was controlled by Dow Jones and Reuters. Then in 1990 or so Bloomberg began to become a news' player as well. Thu, 17 May 2018 11:41:55 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/how-news-has-evolved-from-1986-to-present A Modern Day Lehman? http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/a-modern-day-lehman One of the largest and well know financial names is in serious trouble. The company appears the brink of a free fall. The chart is now at 52 low and its lowest level since September 26, 2016. Thu, 17 May 2018 00:10:10 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/a-modern-day-lehman What Is Our Take On Today? http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/what-is-our-take-on-today What do I make of today's action in the stock market? That is a question that I got asked several times today. Here are my thoughts. First, it would be premature to think that the world is coming to end again. Many are still feeling the pain ... Tue, 15 May 2018 23:00:09 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/what-is-our-take-on-today Options Update For Monday, May 14th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/options-update-for-monday-may-14th Each day it makes sense to review the most active options contracts. What do we make of today's options actives? First, this week is the May options expiration. As such, it could be a more volatile week. The most active contract was the ... Mon, 14 May 2018 17:17:26 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/options-update-for-monday-may-14th The Week Ahead For May 14 Through May 18th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-may-14-through-may-18th Monday sees Federal Reserve Cleveland President Loretta Mester speak at 2:45 a.m. EDT and then St. Louis President Bullard speaks at 9:40 a.m. EDT. Wednesday sees Federal Reserve Minneapolis President Raphael Bostic speak at 8:30 a.m. EDT and then St. Louis President Bullard speaks at 6:30 p.m. EDT. Thursday sees Mon, 14 May 2018 16:15:31 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-may-14-through-may-18th The Daily Playbook For May 10th From Superstock Investor http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-daily-playbook-for-may-10th-from-superstock-investor Each morning Superstock Investor publishes a daily briefing call Market Matters. There is nothing like it on the internet for individual investors. Worth a read and you will be informed. Thu, 10 May 2018 08:54:07 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-daily-playbook-for-may-10th-from-superstock-investor A Breakout Day For The Stock Market http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/a-breakout-day-for-the-stock-market Yesterday we wrote about the Jim Morrison Trade and breaking through to the other side. Today we have done so on the ... Wed, 09 May 2018 14:45:55 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/a-breakout-day-for-the-stock-market The Jim Morrison Trade http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-jim-morrison-trade The Jim Morrison Trade is my favorite one. What is this trade? It "breaks on through to the other side". Tue, 08 May 2018 16:48:13 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-jim-morrison-trade Stock Scorecard: Gannett (GCI) http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/stock-scorecard-gannett-gci Today we look at a recent Stock Scorecard Review from Superstock Investor. This morning we look at Gannett (GCI) which ... Mon, 07 May 2018 18:47:59 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/stock-scorecard-gannett-gci The Week Ahead For May 7th to 11th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-may-7th-to-11th The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 100, NASDAQ 100 and Russell 2000 were all modestly lower on a weekly again despite Friday’s big move. The Big Picture [monthly bias] for the NASDAQ 100, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Russell 2000 and the S&P 100 remain positive. Sun, 06 May 2018 22:27:35 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-may-7th-to-11th World Bank Predicts Oil Prices Will Average $65 a barrel http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/world-bank-predicts-oil-prices-will-average-65-a-barrel However, that's not nearly high enough to Keep Vladimir Putin in his favorite vodka and hit men to take out his enemies. Fri, 04 May 2018 17:49:03 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/world-bank-predicts-oil-prices-will-average-65-a-barrel The Week That Was For April 30th Through May 4th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-that-was-for-april-30th-through-may-4th The S&P 500 was higher for two days and lower for three days. The losing days lost -0.82%, -0.71% and -0.23%. The winning days made 1.28% and 0.25% Lat Friday closed at 2669.91 and finished today at 2663.42 so still a losing week. Fri, 04 May 2018 17:05:58 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-that-was-for-april-30th-through-may-4th Earnings Due After The Close For May 3rd & Before The Open Tomorrow http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/earnings-due-after-the-close-for-may-3rd-before-the-open-tomorrow Keeping track of earnings is difficult. In Superstock Investors we track each day the major earnings releases of note. Today we list companies reporting after the close and before the open tomorrow. Thu, 03 May 2018 08:17:25 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/earnings-due-after-the-close-for-may-3rd-before-the-open-tomorrow Early Global News Update For May 2nd http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-may-2nd Key stories this morning focus on mortgage applications, the Walmart bid for Flipkart and a NYC company moves to Nashville to cut tax rate and high cost of living. Wed, 02 May 2018 08:34:47 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-may-2nd Key Economic Data Due Out Today http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/key-economic-data-due-out-today Key data is due out for mortgage applications, ADP Payroll and Crude Oil Inventories. The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee (FOMC) is out with its latest release at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Wed, 02 May 2018 07:50:58 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/key-economic-data-due-out-today Early Global News Update For May 1st http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-may-1st Stories covered today include trade issues, Tesla conference call, Allergan's future and Viacom's new effort. Tue, 01 May 2018 08:34:33 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-may-1st How The Morning Is Shaping Up For The First Day of May http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/how-the-morning-is-shaping-up-for-the-first-day-of-may U.S. futures: S&P +1.25, Dow Jones +3, NDX +1.75 and Russell 2000 -2.50. Asia and Europe higher.Copper,silver and gold lower. WTI Crude and Brent Oil Futures lower. Natural Gas is ... Tue, 01 May 2018 08:23:54 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/how-the-morning-is-shaping-up-for-the-first-day-of-may The Week Ahead For April 30th Through May 4th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-april-30th-through-may-4th Releases of note this week and next include the weekly chain store sales, oil/gas numbers, mortgage applications and jobless claims as well as personal income, Chicago PMI, construction spending, factory orders, nonfarm payrolls and the unemployment rate. Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:46:28 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-april-30th-through-may-4th The Latest Video From Phil Erlanger Entitled "The Market Needs To Move Now" http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-latest-video-from-phil-erlanger-entitled-the-market-needs-to-move-now Yesterday Phil Erlanger of Phil Erlanger Research and the editor of Good Morning Wall Street and the creator of Erlanger Chart Room (ECR) released his latest video entitled, "Market Needs To Move Now". Fri, 27 Apr 2018 10:28:57 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-latest-video-from-phil-erlanger-entitled-the-market-needs-to-move-now Early Global News For Friday, April 27th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-for-friday-april-27th Each morning we will post several key stories of interest from Early Global News (EGN). They have a very comprehensive tracking system to find stories long before they make it to the main stream media (MSM). Stocks mentioned today BIDU and GOOGL. Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:02:38 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-for-friday-april-27th Earnings Due After The Close For April 26th & Before The Open Tomorrow http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/earnings-due-after-the-close-for-april-26th-before-the-open-tomorrow fter the close sees some pretty big earnings reports from the likes of Amazon (AMZN), Microsoft (MSFT) and Thu, 26 Apr 2018 08:18:58 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/earnings-due-after-the-close-for-april-26th-before-the-open-tomorrow Early Global News (EGN) For April 25th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-egn-for-april-25th Here is our Early Global NewsUpdate for April 24th. Stories outside the mainstream today include: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:05:18 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-egn-for-april-25th Early Global News Update For April 24th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-april-24th Here is our Early Global News Update for April 24th. Companies featured include Facebook, Ryanair and Boeing. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 08:23:16 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-april-24th The Week Ahead Sees France & Germany Come Calling http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-sees-france-germany-come-calling Geopolitical and Fiscal Events. Monday sees French President Emmanuel Macron visit the U.S. through Wednesday. Tuesday sees Federal Reserve. Wednesday sees Federal Reserve. Thursday sees the Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:17:25 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-sees-france-germany-come-calling RED ALERT! Putin's Doing Every Thing He Can To Ignite a Devastating War In The Middle-East For Only One Reason... http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/red-alert-putin-s-doing-every-thing-he-can-to-ignite-a-devastating-war-in-the-middle-east-for-only-one-reason Russia's financial fortunes are tied to the price of oil. The voluntary cuts made largely by Saudi Arabia and Russia have pushed crude oil prices to almost $70 a barrel but Putin needs crude oil over $90 to turn the economic misery around in Russia. Investors and speculators take note! Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:07:53 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/red-alert-putin-s-doing-every-thing-he-can-to-ignite-a-devastating-war-in-the-middle-east-for-only-one-reason Chart Of The Week: Russell 2000 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/chart-of-the-week-russell-2000 Each Thursday in Super Stock Investor (www.superstockinvestor.com) we track nine top indexes and ETFs that allow us to see how all asset classes are performing. Of note this morning, the Russell 2000 has turned positive. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:05:55 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/chart-of-the-week-russell-2000 Early Global News Update For April 18th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-april-18th Each morning we will post several key stories of interest from Early Global News (EGN). Of note this morning President Trump rebutted U.S. Ambassador ... Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:15:30 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-update-for-april-18th Early Global News (EGN) Key Stories For April 16th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-egn-key-stories-for-april-16th Starting today, each morning we will post several key stories of interest from Early Global News (EGN). They have a very comprehensive tracking system to find stories long before they make to the main stream media (MSM). Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:44:47 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/early-global-news-egn-key-stories-for-april-16th The Week Ahead For April 16 Through April 20 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-april-16-through-april-20 The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 100, NASDAQ 100 and Russell 2000 were all higher on a weekly basis thanks positive action Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The Big Picture [monthly bias] for the NASDAQ 100, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Russell 2000 and the S&P 100 remain positive. Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:14:24 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-april-16-through-april-20 U.S. Dollar About To Rise? http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/u-s-dollar-about-to-rise In our weekly review of the major asset classes, the U.S. Dollar is one of the only instruments we track that is positive. Over the last year, the majority of the time the U.S. dollar has been in a downtrend. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 19:37:39 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/u-s-dollar-about-to-rise Wall Street Volatility Just Getting Started! http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/wall-street-volatility-just-getting-started If Trump fires Mueller a record 10 million protesters will lead to a BLUE TSUNAMI in November! Mark my words when and if President Trump ... Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:42:54 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/wall-street-volatility-just-getting-started Morning Matter's Portfolio Update, Closed Out Verifone (PAY) Today - Up 28.60% In 2018 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/morning-matter-s-portfolio-update-closed-out-verifone-pay-today-up-28-60-in-2018 Today we thought it made sense to give an update on our Morning Matter's Portfolio that can be found on our sister publication www.superstockinvestor.com. We began the Morning Matter's Portfolio ten years ago in April of 2008. Since then, the portfolio is up 995.64% on a cumulative basis. There have been 84 winners to 37 losers. If you ran the list as a 12 stock portfolio, the return is 495.80%. So far this year we had been 67% invested with 8 longs and 4 open positions. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 18:50:02 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/morning-matter-s-portfolio-update-closed-out-verifone-pay-today-up-28-60-in-2018 The Week Ahead For April 9 Through April 13 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-april-9-through-april-13 Geopolitical and Fiscal Events. Monday sees the IMF issue its latest World Economic Outlook. Wednesday sees the FOMC out with its March minutes. Friday sees Federal Reserve St. Louis President James Bullard speaks in St. Louis. .Economic Releases. Releases of note this week and next include the ... Mon, 09 Apr 2018 13:58:58 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-week-ahead-for-april-9-through-april-13 President Trump Driving The U.S. Stock Market Off A Cliff Is A Real Possibility http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/president-trump-driving-the-u-s-stock-market-off-a-cliff-is-a-real-possibility Trump's threat to walk away from NAFTA and threats to wage trade wars against China, South Korea, Mexico and Canada is unhinging the US and the world stock markets as of 2:06 pm EDT. Mon, 02 Apr 2018 20:52:32 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/president-trump-driving-the-u-s-stock-market-off-a-cliff-is-a-real-possibility How Monday and Tuesday Shape Up For The Week http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/how-monday-and-tuesday-shape-up-for-the-week The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 100, NASDAQ 100 and Russell 2000 were all higher on a weekly basis though it did not seem like an up week due to the extreme volatility. The Big Picture [monthly bias] for the NASDAQ 100, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Russell 2000 and the S&P 100 remain positive. Mon, 02 Apr 2018 10:57:44 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/how-monday-and-tuesday-shape-up-for-the-week Putin Is Going To Be Rolling In Cash Now That Crude Oil Is Trading Over $70 A Barrel. http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/putin-is-going-to-be-rolling-in-cash-now-that-crude-oil-is-trading-over-70-a-barrel Russia and OPEC have finally figured out price fixing - described as managing reserves - are close to a two decade creating the biggest oil cartel in history. Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during an interview with Reuters last Monday noted ... Mon, 02 Apr 2018 10:50:21 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/putin-is-going-to-be-rolling-in-cash-now-that-crude-oil-is-trading-over-70-a-barrel First Quarter Equity Index Returns http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/first-quarter-equity-index-returns The first quarter is now over and despite a great start to the year in January most equity indexes are lower for the year. The S&P 500 is down -1.23% for the year. Meanwhile, the Russell 2000 is .. Fri, 30 Mar 2018 14:48:42 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/first-quarter-equity-index-returns Spread Trade in IWM May Puts http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/spread-trade-in-iwm-may-puts In reviewing the most active option trades, I found an interesting spread trade. A spread involves buying one option and selling another option. In this case, it was puts. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 18:06:49 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/spread-trade-in-iwm-may-puts In A Shortened Trading Week, the Federal Reserve Is Busy http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/in-a-shortened-trading-week-the-federal-reserve-is-busy Federal Reserve Regional Presidents will be out in force this week talking their book. We see two speakers today with then speakers each day into Good Friday. Will they move markets? Mon, 26 Mar 2018 08:09:57 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/in-a-shortened-trading-week-the-federal-reserve-is-busy Make Or Break Time For The S&P 500 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/make-or-break-time-for-the-s-p-500 The 50DMA Chart on the S&P 500 is at make or break time. A hold here sets up a nice rally into month end. Failure sets up a drop into the abyss. Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:50:28 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/make-or-break-time-for-the-s-p-500 Options Index Trader Off To A Great Start in 2018 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/options-index-trader-off-to-a-great-start-in-2018 February was a good month for our recommendations in Options Index Trader. March is starting off strong as well. We closed out two trades in February and just closed one in March. The February trades made 9.73% and 40.97%. The March trade made 22.22%. If you allocate to our three unit approach, we are up 35.47% which beats the returns on the S&P 500 that is up 1.61% through today. Cumulative returns are now 106.42%. Feel free to call us to set up a 60 day trial to Options Index Trader at 1-888-400-5473. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 22:26:34 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/options-index-trader-off-to-a-great-start-in-2018 What Is On Deck For Tuesday, March 20 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/what-is-on-deck-for-tuesday-march-20 The market is solely focused on day one of the FOMC meeting which ends on Wednesday with the latest announcement and press conference. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 16:29:18 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/what-is-on-deck-for-tuesday-march-20 Analyst & Investor Meetings For Wednesday, March 14 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/analyst-investor-meetings-for-wednesday-march-14 It is important to track when companies are presenting to analysts or investors. Why? With analysts if they like what they heard then they will upgrade the stock. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:26:36 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/analyst-investor-meetings-for-wednesday-march-14 What's On Deck For Monday & Tuesday, March 12th & 13th http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/what-s-on-deck-for-monday-tuesday-march-12th-13th The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 100, NASDAQ 100 and Russell 2000 were higher on a weekly basis after dropping last week. The Big Picture [monthly bias] for the NASDAQ 100, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Russell 2000 and the S&P 100 remain positive. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:51:31 -0400 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/what-s-on-deck-for-monday-tuesday-march-12th-13th Unusual Options Activity For March 5, 2018 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/unusual-options-activity-for-march-5-2018 We like to review the options action each day to see where big bets are being made. One trade from today stood out to us. Mon, 05 Mar 2018 18:01:30 -0500 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/unusual-options-activity-for-march-5-2018 The Day Ahead For Tuesday, March 6 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-day-ahead-for-tuesday-march-6 The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 100, NASDAQ 100 and Russell 2000 were lower on a weekly basis for the first time in three weeks. The Big Picture [monthly bias] for the NASDAQ 100, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Russell 2000 and the S&P 100 remain positive. Mon, 05 Mar 2018 17:52:52 -0500 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/the-day-ahead-for-tuesday-march-6 Bonds Charts Remains Problematic http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/bonds-charts-remains-problematic Bond charts remain in a downtrend which happens as yields price and price falls. Tonight we look at the charts of TLT, LQG and HYG. Wed, 28 Feb 2018 20:52:25 -0500 http://wallstreetrebel.com/articles/bonds-charts-remains-problematic